Japanese Canadian Youth Organization

Japanese Canadian Youth Organization

The Japanese Canadian Youth Organization had a bank account in Prince Rupert, BC. People associated with this file include Itu Kanaya (signing officer) and Roy Yoshida (signing officer).


OrgNameJapanese Canadian Youth Organization
Custodian Identification Number15733


Custodian Case Files (1)


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